Today’s Headlines

  • Boy Who Was Brutally Attacked on Muni Bus Returns to School (CBS5)
  • Caltrans Animation Shows Earthquake Shaking of New Bay Bridge Span (ABC7, SF Gate)
  • How the Loma Prieta Quake Changed Bay Area Transportation Infrastructure (ABC7)
  • LA Times: "Sen. Boxer Says Obama Administration Could Make Climate Pledge in Copenhagen"
  • More on the HSRA’s Search for High-Speed Rail Alternatives through San Jose (Merc)
  • Traffic Jams Good for the Earth? David Owen’s Muddled Critique of Congestion Pricing (WSJ)
  • In LA, Metrolink Board Members to Consider All Options Before Raising Fares (Press Enterprise)
  • Bike Theft a Concern for Some Bicyclists with BART’s Embarcadero BikeLink Parking (SF Examiner)
  • Sonoma Valley Bike Path Would Become Part of the Bay Trail (Sonoma News)
  • A Debate Over Bike Helmets Intensifies in Dallas as Police Step Up Enforcement (Dallas Morning News)

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Five People Hurt When Unlicensed SUV Driver Crashes into Muni Bus Shelter (SF Gate, SF Examiner) Three People, Including 7-year-old, Killed as Truck Driver Plows into Santa Barbara Home (LAT) Bay Area Heat Causes Delays on BART, Caltrain (Mercury News, ABC7) Senator Yee Again Refuses to Vote for Camera Enforcement at Market/Octavia (SFBG) Future of […]

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LA Times Reports on Ca. High-Speed Rail Concerns; CAHSRB Criticizes the Coverage Peninsula Cities Anxious for HSR Report on San Mateo County (San Mateo Daily Journal) More Coverage of Friday’s MTA Board Meeting from SF Gate, ABC7, Fog City Journal Chronicle Story on "Latest Attempt to Reform Muni" (SF Gate) SFgo Signs Finally Removed on […]

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Mercury News: "Bay Area Transit in Crisis" Sonoma County Transit Service to Face Cuts Under Governor’s Proposal (Press Democrat) Human Transit: Don’t Assume Next Round of Muni Service Cuts Will Go Smoothly MTA Moves Ahead with Plan to Layoff More Than 100 Workers (SF Examiner) Seattle’s Community Transit Proposes Fare Hikes and Service Cuts (Seattle […]

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Ex-BART Officer Mehserle Guilty of Involuntary Manslaughter (SF Gate, ABC7, KCBS) Protests, Looting Over Verdict Spill into the Night in Oakland; 83 Arrests (SF Gate, Merc, ABC7, LAT) Feds Will Conduct Civil Rights Review of Mehserle Case (ABC7) NY Times: "Anti-Car Crusade, Fueled by Gulf Spill, Takes a Station Hostage" Are Higher Tolls Reducing Bay […]

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Ridership is Way Up but Public Transit Agencies Nationwide Face Cutbacks (NYT) That Doesn’t Seem to Matter to Senators Marking Up the Stimulus Bill (Transbay Blog) Stim Funds Would Benefit San Mateo County Projects, Including Caltrain and Samtrans (Merc) BART Trains Collide Causing Minor Injuries and Systemwide Delays (SF Gate) Widow of BART Safety Inspector […]

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Bay Bridge Closes to Traffic Through Tuesday and Work on Detour Begins (SF Gate, ABC7) Muni "Sets Bar High," Hopes for 120,000 Translink Users by Next Year (SF Appeal) This Weekend’s Last Sunday Streets Will Feature a lot More Bands (SF Examiner)  Novato Hit-and-Run Driver Gets Four Months in Prison for Crash That Hurt Skateboarder […]